Simon Cowell's Syco and FremantleMedia is to launch "Afghanistan's Got Talent," which will be the 55th local adaptation of the format. The show will bow later this year on Afghanistan's 1TV Media. It…
The power of television to reflect and effect change in a society during an epochal period of transition is vividly examined in "The Network," Eva Orner's illuminating documentary about the founding…
Afghanistan has decided to send helmer Atiq Rahimi's war drama "The Patience Stone" (Syngue sabour) to vie for a foreign language Oscar nomination.
Farrell Meisel, a veteran U.S. TV executive overseeing a TV network in Afghanistan, is leaving the position after 20 months, citing security concerns.
News Corp. Monday said it will take a minority stake in Moby, a media company headquartered in Dubai and active in Central Asia, principally Afghanistan, and the Middle East.
Phil Grabsky's sequel to 2004's rural Afghan drama, "The Boy Who Plays on the Buddhas of Bamiyan," should follow its well-traveled predecessor's route to international fest play and tube sales.
Afghanistan's first terrestrial commercial channel went on air Sunday in the capital Kabul, funded by Afghan businessman Ahmed Shah Afghanzai.
Rahimi Films Intl. will lens an Indo-Afghan joint venture "Spring of Hope" in Afghanistan in March.
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